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or explode the deficit. > deficit. >> reporter: what you're saying it it is unrealistic-- >> i'm saying it's impossible, not unrealistic. >> when president obama said in 2008 i'm going to cut the deficit in half, i'm going to close guilt me, people-- gitmo, people said-- did not sigh he was not telling the truth. >> closing gitmo involved congress and he couldn't get them to do that. the math, people over $200,000, and you still have a trillions of dollars hole, and he hasn't named the deductions he would close. this is a shell game, john. whichever shell you pick up, the middle class loses. the economy will lose, and i think that this is going to catch up with him. >> schieffer: what did the president think of his performance? >> i think the president understands-- you know, the president is his harshest critic, and without getting into detail, i think you can assume he has reviewed the tape and it will inform how he handles these subsequent debates. >> schieffer: do you think he was ill prepared. some are saying it was the people who prepared him. you were in the room. >> i was one of th
is already under way. >> here we go. tara, thank you so much. >>> controlling the deficit is one of the key issues of campaign 2012. this week, a group of bipartisan senators is meeting in virginia to try to keep the nation from falling off the so called fiscal cliff. the group of eight senators, four republicans and four democrats, is expected to meet for three days to try and reach a deficit reduction proposal that's acceptable to congress and the president. the fiscal cliff refers to budget control measures scheduled to take effect at year's end, including tax increases and spending cuts. >>> today attack now on the u.s. consulate in libya. one of the men responsible for the security of u.s. diplomatic in libya said he knew there were security issues there long before the deadly attack in benghazi. he's scheduled to testify tomorrow. sheryl atkinson has his story. >> reporter: lieutenant colonel andrew wood last set foot in libya in february to elite a security team with expertise in counterterrorism. from the moment he arrived, he says he saw chaos. >> shooting instances occurred. many
the skills they need to get jobs they want. get this deficit and debt under control to prevent a debt crise. make trade work for america so we can make more things in america and sell them overseas and champion small businesses. don't raise taxes on small businesses because they're our job creators. he talks about detroit. mitt romney is a car guy. they keep misquoting him, but let me tell you about the mitt romney i know. this is a guy who i was talking to a family in northboro, massachusetts, the other day. sheryl and mark nixon. their kids were hit in a car crash, four of them, two of them, rob and reid, were paralyzed. the romneys didn't know them. they went to the same church. mitt asked if he could come over on christmas. he brought his boys, his wife, and gifts. later on he said, "i know you're struggling, mark. don't worry about their college. i'll pay for it." when mark told me this story, because you know what, mitt romney doesn't tell this story. the nixons told this story. when he told me this story. he said it wasn't the cash help. it's that he gave his time and he has consiste
the economy, on jobs, on federal spending and the deficit. and that poll was taken, most of that poll was taken before last week's debate which widely is seen as going to mitt romney. now, in california, the president last night actually mocked his own debate performance, poked fun at himself. take a listen to this. >> everybody here is such great friends, and they just perform flawlessly night after night. i can't always say the same. >> reporter: so the pressure's really on the president for the next presidential debate which will be, of course, next week. but first, the two number twos are going to go head to head thursday night in danville, kentucky. no one knows what to expect from that one. joe biden going at it with congressman paul ryan. we haven't seen these two go head to head before. so a lot going on this week with this foreign policy speech. a lot of fund-raisers out west with the president and then, of course, the big debate on thursday night. for "cbs this morning," i'm jan crawford in lexington, virginia. >>> california's governor is taking emergency steps to cut risin
four teams have come back from a 2-0 deficit. >> let's make it five and six. >> which team do you think can do it? >> i'm a big guy. love the a's. both these teams can come up off the mat. the a's have a better shot because they're big hitters. >> they have big power. i want to thank everybody to walked in the alzheimer's walk. we raised $850,000. and you can still contribute as we continue our search to find a cure for alzheimer's. >> good work you do. >> thank you everybody who participated. that's awesome. you've been so dedicated to that cause. >> it's a good cause. >> and maybe
league team to rally from an 0- 2 deficit. despite the rocky start fans hope for smooth sailing. >> i wasn't going to give up on them but it wasn't anything that you were expecting just, you know, i just thought it was amazing what they did the last two days. >> reporter: there will be no tailgating outside. fans are holed up indoors some at sports bars, some at home and for those at work, well, i have to ask, are you really going to be working today at 10:00? >> i'm going to try. we have a conference room booked up for a meeting but we're going to be watching the game at work. [ laughter ] >> reporter: so you're not going to be working today? >> not for the morning at all. >> reporter: the excitement extends across the bay bridge. the oakland as have its own do or die game tonight. >> at the end of the day we're not supposed to be here. we're both down both teams but, you know, that's the resilience that we have. >> it's more about the city because, you know, we have always been put down kind of and so now we're showing everybody that we're str
be a link between exposure to mercury during pregnancy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children. a new study looked at 400 children and found an increased risk of adhd behavior in children whose mothers had high mercury levels. some fish including fresh tuna and swordfish tend to have higher levels of mercury. >>> and losing weight with a group can work with or without a health professional leading the effort. the nih funded new research comparing professionally delivered group weight loss treatment to peer-led groups such as weight watchers. study found both groups lost weight but people in peer-led treatment lost a little more. >>> alaska airlines says its flights are running close to normal after a fiberoptic outage shut down its ticketing system for more than 4 hours. the airline and its regional carrier canceled 78 flights affecting nearly 7,000 customers yesterday. more than 130 flights were still operating during the disruption. but some were delayed for as long as four hours. for as >>> well, where should you go for the best service at a fast- food drive-th
of the world. ( cheers and applause ) >> reporter: on deficit reduction, the president accused romney of salesmanship, not leadership, part of the new approach by this president to attack not just romney's policies, scott, but his character. >> pelley: nancy, thank you. the obama campaign has been running ads in ohio for months painting romney has a hard- hearted businessman indifferent to layoffs. romney now has 28 days to turn that around. jan crawford is with the campaign tonight. jan? >> reporter: well, scott, romney arrived here in ohio with a boost in momentum and a slightly different approach. he's showing a softer side. he's also being more aggressive in defending himself. at his family's urging, romney-- a private man-- has been telling personal stories of helping others. today in iowa he talked of meeting a former navy seal who was killed, along with three other americans, in the attacks in libya. >> and it -- it touched me, obviously, as i recognized this young man that i thought was so impressive had lost his life in the service of his fellow men and women. >> reporter: no
to mercury during pregnancy and attention deficit hyper activity disorder in kids. study looked at 400 children and found an increased risk of adhd behavior in kids whose mothers are higher levels of mercury. some fish included tuna and swordfish which have higher levels of mercury. >>> san francisco is about to get its first target store. the doors open for everybody tomorrow but tonight there is a ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand opening celebration. in august, hundreds of people turned up for a job fair for the store at the metreon center at 4th and mission. this store is maller than most target stores and won't sell large items that are hard to carry home. >>> high-end department store nieman marcus is set to release its annual christmas book loaded with plenty of indulgent gifts including a $42,000 tour of european flower shops on a private jet. hm. and a $250,000 hand made mahogany speedboat. take a look at that. this area's catalog will be nieman's 86th edition of the fantasy gift book. i'll start making my list. >> don't hold your breath. >>> a little dinner seasoning sent a f
incredible all season long. so yeah, if any team is going to come back from an 0-2 deficit in the american league division series it has to be your oakland as. >> so there is a game tonight at home. do you think that's going to give the as a home field advantage? >> reporter: you know, the way that the play-offs structure is scheduled this year with two games on the road and three games at home, it really doesn't give you that much of a home field advantage. sure, it's great to have three in a row. to start the series on the road, that's really tough. and as we saw, verlander was really difficult on saturday. three games at home with a packed coliseum everyone waving these rally towels that we got at the rally last night i think it's going to motivate these boys to play well and play to the bitter end. >> they have done it to win six or seven in a row just to make it where they were to win the division and swept the rangers at home in three straight when a lot people said you don't have a prayer. so tigers watch out because i think they feel get them tonight. >> reporter: i think you're ri
washington, the debt and the deficit and tax reform and everything but also about campaign money. well, they realized that campaigns are very expensive. if you want to win, you've got to bring in a lot of money. >> reporter: efforts to regulate lobbying date back to 1876 when the house first required lobby i haves to register with the clerk. in the 21st century, the lobbying industry has become a revolving door for lawmakers. they retire from congress and make more money returning as lobbyists, often getting special access with their former colleagues on capitol hill. a study by the watchdog group public citizen found that 43% of the members of congress who left office between 1998 and mid 2005 went on to register as lobbyists. in 2007, thurber advised then senator obama, who championed sweeping lobby reform. >> big money and lobbyists were clearly drowning out the aspirations of the american people. >> reporter: lobbyist jake abrahm off had just gone to prison for cheating clients and bribing congress. lawmakers passed new reforms that required strict public disclosure of lobbying act
to explain it and explain how they're not going to explode the deficits and put a big new burden on the middle class. >> we see a number of battleground stake polls out this morning including those by cbs news and "the new york times" that show a tightening of the contest in several of these states. can joe biden tonight stop the slide in the polls for president obama? >> well, nora, i don't think there's a slide in the polls. i think there was a bump after the debate. i think it was mostly last weekend. as you know, these polls that you conducted don't measure the days since the debate, they measure what happened from before the debate to after. so i don't think there's big momentum. there's no doubt that governor romney collected a couple of points, mostly of republican leaning independents as a result of the last debate. what i think the vice president can do is really drive home the fact that one candidate, the president, has a vision that has squarely in it the interest of the middle class and the notion that you build the economy through the middle class and through a stron
hall debates how does the deficit and debt affect you it tripped him up a little bit. there's that personal interaction bit which is part of politics. that can be very unpredictable. we'll see how these two candidates deal with regular people when they have to talk to them face to face. >> what are we seeing at the state level. we saw romney get a bit of a bounce at the national level but ultimately the electoral college will make the choice here in this election. >> we're seeing the same kind of tightening in the battleground state polls we've seen in the national polls but it's happening in different states in different ways. governor romney is seeing some great improvement, things are going well for him in state polls and florida and colorado but not so much in virginia. tightening in ohio but not as much as colorado and florida. so, individual states are starting to align with candidates a little bit more and we'll have to see how that plays out. . >> given that movement how critical is this debate for the president? >> it's pretty critical. he needs to fix, you know, t
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